COH Holidays

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The city grants employees the following paid holidays each year:

2021 Holiday Schedule

  • New Year’s Day - Friday, January 1
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Monday, January 18
  • Memorial Day - Monday, May 31
  • Independence Day - Monday, July 5
  • Labor Day - Monday, September 6
  • Veterans Day - Thursday, November 11
  • Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 25
  • Day After Thanksgiving - Friday, November 26
  • Christmas Eve - Friday, December 24
  • Christmas - Monday, December 27

2022 Holiday Schedule

  • New Year’s Day Observed - Friday, December 31, 2021
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Monday, January 17
  • Memorial Day - Monday, May 30
  • Independence Day - Monday, July 4
  • Labor Day - Monday, September 5
  • Veterans Day - Friday, November 11
  • Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 24
  • Day After Thanksgiving - Friday, November 25
  • Christmas Eve Observed - Friday, December 23
  • Christmas Observed - Monday, December 26

Plus (1) one floating holiday granted for Municipal and Classified Police employees and one (1) floating holiday granted for Fire Fighters designated as the "September 11th" Floating Holiday according to guidelines established and administered by the Administration for each calendar year.

The floating holiday for any year is not available to employees hired on or after July 1st. Those employees will be eligible for floating holidays in subsequent years. The floating holiday must be used by Dec. 31 of each year.